Income mobility. Poverty. How to create best results.
Topics that generate a lot of interest in the discussion of politics, government and the role of government.
I have discussed how marriage can impact the GINI coefficient measuring income disparity in populations and more recently had conversations regarding the impact of marriage on social mobility. I feel that the more married we are, the more mobile we are:
I suspect that it [ social mobility] has to do with several things, but I feel that our declining marriage rate and the number of immigrants are leading reasons.
The Immediate Prerequisites to Success Are:
- Recieve a good education [graduate high school]
- Work full time
- Marry [And do it before having kids]
The results are staggering:
On the other hand, if an individual adheres to all three of those social norms, an almost exact opposite picture is painted. An individual stands a 74% chance of attaining middle class and only a 2% chance of being poor.